Globalization and the Great Exhibition The Victorian New World Order /

This book examines the Great Exhibition as a decisive moment in the formation of a capitalist world picture. In so doing it foregrounds a vision of peace and progress which took hold of British society, within the Crystal Palace and beyond. It emphasizes too that this Victorian understanding of glob...

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Main Author: Young, Paul.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: London : Palgrave Macmillan UK : 2009.
Series: Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9780230594319
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